Governance: When a ‘narrow, cramped view’ of Compliance Won’t Do

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By Ulysses Smith (co-authored with Lance Croffoot-Suede)

Ours is a world of transparency. Actions that take place in an obscure corner of the world are now 140 characters away from pinging across the globe and toppling the market capitalization of major corporations. An oil spill in the Niger Delta, a disgruntled indigenous community near a mine in Peru, an emissions scandal in Europe – these situations now erupt instantaneously in the public eye, with the potential to dramatically impact share value in just minutes...